|Book_A_Futurists_Manifesto - Hugh McGuire|
The ground beneath the book publishing industry dramatically shifted in 2007, the year the Kindle and the iPhone debuted. Widespread consumer demand for these and other devices has brought the pace of digital change in book publishing from "it might happen sometime" to "itâs happening right now"âand it is happening faster than anyone predicted. Yet this is only a transitional phase. Book: A Futuristâs Manifesto is your guide to what comes next, when all books are truly digital, connected, and...
Keywords: book publishing; O'Reilly Media; digital books
|The Art of Community - Jono Bacon|
This book guides its readers through the theory and practice of helping a community (with a focus on open source software communities) to achieve its goals. This advice is distilled from Jono Bacon's personal experiences with founding and building the LugRadio podcast / community / live events, the Jokosher audio editor project, and of course his current role as the Ubuntu Community Manager, with plenty of personal anecdotes that provide the rationale for his suggestions.
Keywords: open source; software development; community management